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Pittsburgh named one of the best cities to celebrate Easter

Pittsburgh named one of the best cities to celebrate Easter

John Blinn, News Editor

April 20, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH- With spring temperatures kicking in and store aisles filling with chocolate and jellybeans, WalletHub looks at the best places to celebrate Easter in 2019. Due to the various meanings of the holiday, WalletHub weighed both religious and commercial factors when deciding which cities were...

PWSA adds interpreter assistance

PWSA adds interpreter assistance

John Blinn, News Editor

April 16, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -The Pittsburgh Water and Sewage Authority (PWSA) is now offering services to help non-English speaking customers. The PWSA teamed up with the United Language Group (ULG) to add translation and interpretation services for their customers. The new service will assist communications between...

North Braddock Police investigate shooting that resulted in a crash

North Braddock Police investigate shooting that resulted in a crash

John Blinn, News Editor

April 14, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH - North Braddock Police are searching for a man who was involved in a shooting that resulted in a crash. Authorities responded to a report of gunfire outside of Tunns Bar located at 1200 Bell Avenue. The shots are believed to be the result of a physical altercation between a 29-year-old...

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto signs legislation on firearms and gun violence

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto signs legislation on firearms and gun violence

John Blinn, News Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH - Mayor Bill Peduto has signed legislation to regulate firearms. Mayor Peduto signed the regulations on Tuesday and the bills were approved by the Pittsburgh City Council last week. The mayor was joined by friends and family members of the victims of the Squirrel Hill Tree of Life Synagogue...

Man found dead in Moon Twp. stream

Man found dead in Moon Twp. stream

John Blinn, News Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A man was found dead in a stream outside of a residence in Moon Township. The Office of the Allegheny County Medical Examiner announced that 77-year-old William Kriger was found outside of his home in Moon Township. Officials say that the incident happened around 5:50 p.m. on Thursday. It...

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

Sara Bareilles announced to play at the UPMC Events Center

John Blinn, News Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Music, News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP- The sixth headlining act to take the stage of the UPMC Events Center has been announced. On Monday, the UPMC Events Center announced that Sara Bareilles's Amidst the Chaos Tour would be making a stop at Robert Morris University The concert is set for November 15 and tickets go on...

RMU ranked one of the best value colleges in the Pittsburgh area

RMU ranked one of the best value colleges in the Pittsburgh area

John Blinn, News Editor

April 6, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University was recently ranked within the top 10 best value colleges in the Pittsburgh area. Using data from the U.S. Department of Education and countless reviews from all over the region, Niche — a Pittsburgh-based educational rankings site — made its list of the...

UPMC Events Center to host part-time employment job fair

UPMC Events Center to host part-time employment job fair

John Blinn, News Editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The UPMC Events Center will be hosting a part-time job fair to fill positions needed to get the venue up and running. On April 6 and April 13, OVG facilities will be looking for applicants interested in working guest services, box office, security and house-keeping. The venue will...

Democratic candidate Pam Iovino defeats D. Raja in 2019 special election

Democratic candidate Pam Iovino defeats D. Raja in 2019 special election

John Blinn, News Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

PITTSBURGH -- Democratic candidate Pam Iovino claimed victory over Republican candidate D. Raja at approximately 10 p.m. Tuesday night. RELATED STORY: Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU's Yorktown Hall pic.twitter.com/LI9U5lwj6N — Pam Iovino (@pamforpa) April 3, 201...

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 28, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University's Student Government Association (SGA) was joined by President Chris Howard for their meeting on Tuesday. Students gathered in Massey Theater at 5 p.m. to ask the president questions and learn more about the status of the university and what to expect as a...